Do you have an experience in recruitment? Are you thinking of developing yourself into the field of HR? Do you speak fluent Japanese? If so, please read on and apply today!

Octagon Professionals is a full-service recruitment and HR services firm with 35 years of experience in the European and international markets. Octagon’s Japan Desk provides HR solutions tailored to the unique needs of Japanese companies.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and proactive Recruitment & HR Consultant – Japan Desk who can join our international team in the Hague. As the HR & Recruitment consultant – Japan Desk, you will play a key role in helping our Japanese clients to hire the best talent and optimize their HR processes.

* Managing the full recruitment cycle ;
* Growing and maintaining a network of professionals that are actively and passively looking for new roles;
* Conducting screening calls and video interviews to qualify potential candidates;
* Negotiating and mediating remuneration packages with candidates and clients;
* Advising candidates and clients in the recruitment cycle.
* Understanding the unique needs of Japanese clients and proposing tailor-made HR solutions;
* Providing HR consultation to Japanese clients to ensure their compliance with Dutch labor law and other local regulations, such as review of employment contracts and employee handbooks, drawing up employment-related policies;
* Providing hands-on HR support for Japanese clients, such as work visa applications, 30% ruling applications, time-card and expenses, leave management, and more.

* 2+ years of recruitment experience.
* Bachelor’s degree in HR / Business Administration / Psychology or a related study;
* Fluency in English and Japanese;
* Experience in HR is a great plus.
* Skilled with modern tech sourcing, Boolean keyword understanding;
* IT Literate with MS Office suite (Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Word etc.);
* Good knowledge of Dutch labor law;
* Self-starter, pro-active, commercially focused;
* Effective communication and listening skills;
* Able to deal with ambiguity and show flexibility in a fast-moving environment;
* Shown team working capability;
* Affinity with Japanese business culture.

What we offer:
* Above market salary;
* Flexibility in working partly from home;
* Travel allowance (0,21 euro cent per km travelling by car, NS subscription, Swapfiets option);
* Company phone and laptop;
* Opportunities to network with professionals from all around the world;
* Entrepreneurial environment with room for your input;
* A chance to make an impact in our fast-growing international team;
* Regular social team events;
* 24 vacation days per year plus public holidays.

Ready for this new challenge? Apply now and let’s get in touch!

Octagon Professionals International is a full-service recruitment and HR services firm with 35 years of experience in the European and international markets. Our large network of professionals across multiple functional areas, and multi-national teams provide flexible solutions customized to individual client needs.

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Job Information

Job Reference: BBBH2463_1678958759
Salary From: £
Salary To: £
Job Industries: Professional Services
Job Locations: The Hague area
Job Types: Temporary

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Octagon Recruitment

Recruitment Team

+31 (0)70 324 9300